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September 2017

State Budget Proposals: Failing to Meet the Challenges Ahead

Connecticut’s budget is the clearest statement of its policy priorities.

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Child Welfare, Early Care, Education, Family Economic Security, Health, Juvenile Justice
September 2017

The State of Working Connecticut (2017)

Children do well when families do well, and families do well in part when the economy provides jobs with fair wages and good benefits.

Issue Area:
Family Economic Security
August 2017

House Democrats Budget Proposal: A Small Step in the Right Direction

Connecticut’s budget is the clearest statement of its policy priorities.

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Child Welfare, Early Care, Education, Family Economic Security, Health, Juvenile Justice
August 2017

Children’s Health Insurance: Federal Funding at Risk

Since 1997, the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) has worked with Medicaid to ensure that children from low and moderate-income families have health insurance.

Issue Area:
Health
July 2017

Assessing Quality in Connecticut’s Early Childhood System

Every child deserves a strong start in life: children need to enter kindergarten healthy, happy, and eager to learn.

Issue Areas:
Early Care, Education
July 2017

The Economic Benefits of High-Quality Early Care

All children should have the opportunity to reach their full potential.

Issue Areas:
Early Care, Education
June 2017

2017 Legislative Session Review

Even though state legislative and budget decisions affect children, children do not have the right to participate in the political process.

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Child Welfare, Early Care, Education, Family Economic Security, Health, Juvenile Justice
May 2017

A Better Approach to the State Budget: Analyzing Four Budget Proposals

Connecticut’s budget is the clearest statement of its policy priorities.

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
May 2017

Connecticut’s Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC): In a Low-Wage Economy, the EITC is More Important than Ever

Every job should allow parents to provide food, shelter, and financial security for their children.

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
May 2017

A Better Approach to Budgeting: Concerns about the Austerity Approach of State Budget Proposals

Connecticut’s budget is the clearest statement of its policy priorities.

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax